It has been an entertaining T20 World Cup 2021 with the experienced T20 players delivering for their teams. The Pakistan team have got the contribution of Asif Ali and Shoaib Malik. While Mitchell Starc and David Warner have been terrific for the Australia team. Such has been the case of spinner Wanindu Hasaranga, who is one of the leading wicket takers in the tournament and has bagged a hat-trick in the fixture against South Africa.
The brilliance of spinner Wanindu Hasaranga has been known to many, but the performances in a big pressure game has always produced great players in the tournament. He has been consistent with his wicket taking abilities in the bilateral series, but had to prove himself in the ICC tournaments, In the T20 World Cup 2021, he has 11 dismissals and is the leading wicket taker in the tournament.
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It all started in the 15th over when Hasaranga took an important wicket of Aiden Markram. Here are the dismissals that took place which turned it into a hat-trick.
14.6- Aiden Markram
17.1- Temba Bavuma
17.2- Dwaine Pretorius
The South Africa hold their nerves better in a nail biter against Sri Lanka. The Sri Lanka team finished well to post a total of 142 runs on the board, with Pathum Nissanka hitting 72 runs off 58 balls, and Asalanga being a good support.
Then the South Africa team had a bad start, with De Kock and Hendricsk failing to provide contribution. The middle order batters, Bavuma scored 46 runs, and stitched crucial partnersips with Dussen and Markram to keep the team in competition. The six hitting of David Miller in the end helped them to seal an important victory against Sri Lanka and have 2 wins in 3 matches.
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